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When Animals Are Your Friends
Price: Free! Words: 1,600. Language: Canadian English. Published: May 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
How do you spot a modern subversive? Answer: By the cat hairs on his clothes. There would be no better companion in life than an authentic human being, but failing that, the spontaneity, dynamism, and affectionate nature of pet animals is a good substitute. The hollowed-out nature of the times drives us to our semi-wild counterparts, and we find in them true friends. No adult-only content.
The Visit
Price: Free! Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
An unexpected visit doesn't mean it was appreciated. This is a story based on a real milk jug which was given as a wedding present in 1909. The names have been changed to protect the innocent, Irene.
Unlearning
Price: Free! Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Step into the classroom of a dystopian future where students learn to unlearn the moral sentiments they have been taught since birth. The process of unlearning has become vital to the mechanisms of control in a society plagued with constant social upheaval and where the threat of terrorism is ever present...
The Fifteenth of June
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,740. Language: American English. Published: May 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A chance encounter offers a young alcoholic a flicker of hope for a better future. But is he ready to bury the past?
Savage Cuts
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 95,620. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Savage Cuts is a contemporary story of a health service torn between political imperatives to close a local hospital, and a group of unlikely collaborators to keep it open. Stella Savage, has been appointed as chief executive to the Royal Infirmary with the secret task of closing the hospital, which is considered to be too old and too small for a modern health service.
Crusher vs The Empire
Price: Free! Words: 150,050. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017 by CWG Press. Categories: Fiction » Transgressional fiction, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
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Turn the other way today and join the revolution. Come along with the young residents of a Twin Cities group home as they go way against the grain. No money, no hope, no health care, no job security - they know why. And one day they decide they’re not going to take it any longer. Basta. They organize the CRUSHER rebellion, Geronimo’s Revenge. Because it’s about time somebody did.
Go.viral
Price: Free! Words: 610. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological, Fiction » Alternative history
Go.viral is the first in series about a small team of rogue hackers that were hired by the Government to develop a virus that can replicate itself after invading enemy networks, but when they first test it, it becomes unleashed and all they can do is watch as it begins infecting and shutting down networks one by one as they desperately try to stop it before the world is thrown into chaos.
Breathing In Rio: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Rio, a place of beauty, excitement, and wonder. A place where you are free to dance until your feet ache and sing until you can no more. A woman and her mother experience this and more during their visit to Brazil's most famous city.
Revolution
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 122,710. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » War, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Abdullah and Khalid grow up in Beledar, a country where corruption and nepotism are an accepted part of everyday life. Although they have few family connections, favoured by God they both make their way - Abdullah serving the king in the palace, Khalid through the army. But when the king starts to de-Islamise Beledar, they find themselves on opposing ends of a looming civil war.
Voices
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 112,170. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2017 by Open Books Press. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Legendary rock and roll singer/songwriter Tom Timoreaux, who like many began during San Francisco’s epochal Summer of Love, emerges from a long retirement with his band, The Fever. Voices is a father-daughter-daughter relationship journey set against a half-century of rock and roll, where love and healing are always possible and music speaks louder than words.
The Scene Stealers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,160. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2017 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
When a young artist's painting is stolen by a professional artist and put up for sale, her theater friends step up with their plan to perpetrate a heist and steal it back. Better hope they don't get caught, because high school is hard enough without facing hard time.
Kindness Among Friends
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,000. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2017 by Western Grebe Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Charlie’s Sportsmen’s Club is a long, two-story building on skid-row, housing a long bar, a poker room, a Chinese cafe, and a hotel across the top floor. Business depends on a subculture of alcoholics, gamblers, hustlers, shills, and those in need of a bed. Among them is Alexander Kyness, whose friends call him “Kindness”, a man with talent, who has chosen a life of obscurity.
A Deadly Memory
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 48,500. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Joe's addicted to his charismatic wife. She, on the other hand, is just addicted to alcohol. While he's fighting to keep their marriage together, catastrophe strikes again. How will Joe pick up the pieces of their lives and keep the family together? A heart-rending novel about a woman who goes off the rails and a husband with nowhere to turn.
PEREGRINAJE DEL ALMA SOLA
Price: Free! Words: 4,720. Language: Spanish. Published: April 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Crónicas viajeras escritas en forma de diario. Relatos y opiniones sobre un monumento, un paisaje, una ciudad, un lugar… y otras narraciones más personales
PEREGRINAJE DEL ALMA SOLA III
Price: Free! Words: 5,210. Language: Spanish. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Crónicas viajeras escritas en forma de diario. Relatos y opiniones sobre un monumento, un paisaje, una ciudad, un lugar… y otras narraciones más personales
PEREGRINAJE DEL ALMA SOLA II
Price: Free! Words: 4,480. Language: Spanish. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Crónicas viajeras escritas en forma de diario. Relatos y opiniones sobre un monumento, un paisaje, una ciudad, un lugar… y otras narraciones más personales
PEREGRINAJE DEL ALMA SOLA I
Price: Free! Words: 9,820. Language: Spanish. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Crónicas viajeras escritas en forma de diario. Relatos y opiniones sobre un monumento, un paisaje, una ciudad, un lugar… y otras narraciones más personales
Lake of Destiny
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,190. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017 by Mayfair Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A magical romance about destiny, family, healing, men in kilts, and the sometimes twisted path to love. "Delightful, charming, and heartwarming." --NYT bestselling author Wendy Higgins Helping her aunt organize a festival based on an ancient Scottish legend seems like a chance for Anna to rebuild her life, but doing so will reveal secrets the laird of the glen is determined to protect.
VIAJE LÍRICO POR ESPAÑA III
Price: Free! Words: 6,160. Language: Spanish. Published: April 19, 2017. Categories: Screenplays » Documentary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Narraciones viajeras, versos viajeros, paisajística, pueblos y monumentos, crónicas espontáneas
VIAJE LÍRICO POR ESPAÑA II
Price: Free! Words: 9,740. Language: Spanish. Published: April 19, 2017. Categories: Screenplays » Documentary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Narraciones viajeras, versos viajeros, paisajística, pueblos y monumentos, crónicas espontáneas